Linus Henriksson, grew up in Vänersborg where he attended music classes at both lower and upper secondary year. After that he attended Musikteaterskolan in Bjärnum, followed by three years at the Gothenburg Ballet Academy's professional training course for musical artists (2009-2012). While still a student, Linus performed in musicals such as Hair, Happy End – Für Alle and played Tony in West Side Story and appeared at the Festkväll at the Göteborg Opera. In 2012, Linus made his professional debut in the European premiere of Andrew Lippa's musical, The Addams Family, at the Östgöta Theatre under the direction of Mattias Carlsson. There, he played the role of Lucas Beineke who has fallen for Wednesday Addams, the daughter.